The largest international industrial exhibition HANNOVER MESSE hosted a meeting of representatives of Online Expo, the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation and the German Representation in the Russian Federation. The parties discussed the use of Perm development - the platform of the company Online Expo, - for the design of international exhibitions.

Perm IT-company Online Expo is the official partner of Promobot LLC. At the site HANNOVER MESSE, the company presented Promobot, who told visitors of the Perm region stand about exhibiting companies. In addition, together with the regional Ministry of Economic Development and Investments, the Perm IT company organized a complete digitalization of the stand of the Perm Territory, making information about exhibitors, their products and services available to users from around the world around the clock.
The director of Online Expo, the official partner of Promobot LLC, Vadim Romashov, noted that during their participation at HANNOVER MESSE, the company’s representatives held more than 100 meetings on introducing mobot and other company developments into various business areas. “Of the key partnerships, I would like to highlight a meeting with the director of Deutsche Messe AG, Kai Farrelmann, with whom we discussed the possibility of using robots in the exhibition industry. Also, Mr. Farrellmann became interested in the collaboration of Deutsche Messe AG and the Perm-based Online Expo regarding collaboration on exhibition virtualization. With Siemens, we discussed the possibility of sharing experience in robotics. Another significant event was held jointly with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry of the Russian Federation - we held talks with the Deputy Head of the German Representation Andrei Efimenko about exports between our countries and effective ways of entering the international market through organizing international virtual exhibitions on the Online Expo platform, ”shared Vadim Romashov.
According to Vadim Romashov, the online exhibition was able to significantly expand the export potential for the delegation of the Perm Territory: investors and b2b representatives from the field who were not personally present at HANNOVER MESSE 2019 could get acquainted with enterprises and companies.
During the virtual exhibition, the booth of the Perm region was visited by 38 thousand users from Russia, Germany, Serbia, France, Great Britain, Hungary, Portugal, Greece, Bulgaria, Italy, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Croatia, Latvia from such fields of activity as IT technologies. , robotics, engineering, energy, automated systems for business.
Recall that today Germany is one of the key trade and economic partners of the Perm Territory. At the end of 2018, the volume of commodity turnover between the Federal Republic of Germany and the Perm Territory amounted to 227.52 million dollars, of which exports amounted to 150,22 million dollars, and for imports from the Federal Republic of Germany - 77.3 million dollars. Enterprises of the Perm Territory export newsprint, plywood, chemical and metallurgical products, electrical devices, and mechanical equipment. Among imported products are food, chemical, light industry products from non-ferrous and ferrous metals, auto parts, equipment. The German companies Knauff, Henkel, and the group of companies "Eastmeyer" are successfully operating in the region.